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Libations at the Library 10/10

Join us on Saturday, October 10 from 7:30pm to 10:00pm as the Friends of Carnegie of Homestead once again host Libations at the Library. This is an event you won’t want to miss. All proceeds from this fundraiser will be used to benefit the Homestead Library. The evening’s program will include: Tasting of Global Wines Sampling of domestic and foreign beers A selection of hors d’oe...


Community Fair 08/15

Join us for our Community Fair Saturday, August 15th from 12-3pm! Enjoy games, crafts, music, and food out back on the library's patio on 11th Avenue. We'll have activities for the kids and food for the adults. Organizations from all over the community will participate. Don't miss it!



Author E. Davis Visit 08/01

Author E. Davis will be visiting the library on August 1st from 12-4 pm for a book-signing and author chat. Her new novel is called A Period of Time. Emerald Dixon, a successful writer, embodies a princess in this modern day fairy tale of a young woman who is wooed by her prince, a well established movie star, Richard DeMarco. Recently Richard has become her acquaintance through his leadin...


Make It Happen in the Mon Valley

Planning is the Cornerstone of a Successful Business A business plan should be the roadmap that guides your growth—addressing strategic, financial and operational issues. It can be invaluable in terms of garnering financial support for your business. Attend this workshop to learn how to draft operational and production plans, conduct market research, and create financial spreadsheets to attra...


Jump Start Sports

Find out about signing up for youth sports programs at the Athletic Club this fall.



Chess Club

The library is starting a chess club for all ages--families are very much encouraged to attend together. And it's not just for kids! We'll also offer tactical exercises for adult players to improve your skills. We will meet the second and fourth Saturday of every month, from 1-3pm. The first meeting of the Carnegie Library of Homestead Chess Club will occur on Saturday, April 11th from 1-3 p...


Homestead Knitters

Love to knit or crochet, and looking for a group of other like-minded crafters? Then Homestead Knitters is the group for you! We meet on the second and fourth Monday of the month, at 3pm. Our next meeting is Monday, June 8th. We're still working on knit and crochet squares for our charity blanket, and we still have plenty of yarn to go around. Check out our Facebook page for more details, and w...


Pysanky Workshop

Pysanky Egg decorating is an intricate and delicate art form. On March 7 and March 28, Pittsburgh artist Francoise Crozet will teach the art of Pysanky Egg making. Come learn how it's done and create your own Pysanky Egg. Participants will complete 1 egg. The workshop will be held twice, on March 7 and March 28, from 12-4 pm. Register at our main desk or call (412) 462-3444. To pay for materia...


Library Closed – 02/21/15

Due to inclement weather, the library is closed today. The Chess Tournament and any other planned activities are cancelled for the day. The Athletic Club will close at 1pm.



Homestead Knitters February Meeting

Get your knitting needles and crochet hooks ready because the inaugural meeting of the Homestead Knitters will be taking place Monday, February 23rd @ 5:30pm!